First Broadcast: 09 Nov 2005, 19:59-20:48 (BBC 2)
Recorded: 19 Jun 2006, 20:00-20:50 (BBC2)
The King Cobra and I is the story of one man's quest to save the world's largest venomous snake, the highly endangered and much feared King Cobra. The film follows Romulus Whitaker as he travels through India’s Western Ghats, searching for the perfect place to create the world's first King Cobra sanctuary. It gives unique insight into these deadly, yet secretive creatures, through the eyes of a man with a passionate desire to save them.
Shortlisted for the Grierson Awards 2006 in the Best Documentary on Science or the Natural World.